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Primo - Pabst Brewing Company

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Primo
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68
poor

112 Ratings
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Ratings: 112
Reviews: 56
rAvg: 2.86
pDev: 23.78%
Wants: 4
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Pabst Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.65% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: atigerlife on 07-26-2008)
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TrevorGW

Massachusetts

2.8/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4.5

I believe this was picked up at the Costco on Kauai by my in-laws.

Light, clear and fizzy as all get out.

Smell is beery, but not as offensive as a high life or the like.

Tastes of straw and corn and maybe a tiny bit of sweet malt. Hops are there in the bitterness but nowhere in the flavor. Relatively crisp without a foul aftertaste.

Overly carbonated in order to mask the presence of adjuncts. Thin mouthfeel.

A bland, forgettable lager. Far superior to most adjunct lagers, but still not cutting it. There are many real, contemporary Hawaiian beers that are worth the beer drinkers time. This is not one of them.

Serving type: bottle

12-30-2008 19:50:11 | More by TrevorGW
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Primo from Pabst Brewing Company
68 out of 100 based on 112 ratings.